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Jodie Meeks: I think we'll be a good shooting team

For multiple seasons, the Detroit Pistons were one of the worst shooting teams in basketball. Having a frontcourt of Josh Smith, Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond will do that a team, but the Pistons routinely struggled to get efficient shooting from their backcourt as well.Now entering the second year under Stan Van Gundy, the Pistons are hopeful all the personnel and schematic changes...
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Part Two: Detroit Pistons season preview: team projections

Welcome to part two of the Detroit Pistons season preview. If you missed part one here is the link Part two will discuss the central division, best and worst case scenario for the team, and a prediction to how they will finish the year. Central Division Details: The NBA’s Central Division has been...
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: Meeks, Martin agree to deals

The Detroit Pistons made some noise on Tuesday during day one of the NBA’s free agency period as they reportedly reached agreements with both Jodie Meeks and Cartier Martin. The deals are only verbal agreements at this point, teams cannot officially sign any free agents until July 10. The Meeks deal will be worth $19.5 million across three years according to Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski...
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Jodie Meeks agrees to three-year, $19 million deal with Detroit Pistons

Jodie Meeks is coming off the best season of his career during a contract year while playing for the Los Angeles Lakers, so you just knew he was going to make some big money this summer. And now, it seems Meeks has become the first free agent in the league to strike a deal. According to Adrian Wojnarowski from Yahoo Sports, Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million deal with...
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jodie Meeks Signs Three-Year Deal With Pistons

Jodie Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million contract with the Detroit Pistons, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Meeks averaged 15.7 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game for the Lakers last season. The 26-year-old guard is known for his superb three-point shooting and energy on... The post Jodie Meeks Signs Three-Year Deal With Pistons appeared first...
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July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jodie Meeks: “I want to come back, I love playing here”

So much for players not wanting to play in Los Angeles anymore. After putting up career numbers this season, Jodie Meeks is sure to receive numerous, lucrative offers from various teams around the league when he becomes a free agent in July, though the 26-year-old made it crystal clear that if it’s up to him, he’ll be back as a member of the Lakers next season. “I want to come...
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers mid season thoughts

Kobe Bryant could only watch as the Lakers took a drubbing at the hands of the Mavericks (photo credit:   While it was doubtful these Los Angeles Lakers had any potential to make the playoffs this year in this unbelievably competitive Western Conference, even had everything gone their way, it is still jarring to realize that the Lakers are tied for last in the Western...
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks hoping to stay in L.A. for “a long time”

Jodie Meeks has been phenomenal this year. The 26-year-old guard is putting up career-highs almost across the board and is set to be a free agent this coming summer. However, despite the Lakers’ woeful year, Meeks says that he wants to remain a member of the Los Angeles Lakers after his current deal expires. “I like the city and love it here,” Meeks told Mark Medina from the...
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Rumors: Grizzlies offer Jerryd Bayless to the Lakers for Jodie Meeks

Jodie Meeks has been great so far this season. It really looks like Meeks worked on his game over the summer and is no longer just a spot-up three-point shooter. It appears that teams around the league have noticed Meeks’ improvement, especially the Memphis Grizzlies, who according to Ric Bucher, recently proposed a Meeks for Jerryd Bayless swap: The Memphis Grizzlies are clearly...
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

A quiet week for the Los Angeles Lakers

  The Los Angeles Lakers played only two games this past week, losing at home to the surprisingly good Portland Trail Blazers, and squeaking one out on the road against the lowly Sacramento Kings. Much like the Boston Celtics, the Lakers have compensated by losing their dominant player by collectively playing better than their individual games would otherwise indicate. Jodie Meeks...
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

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